Re: Check if specific functionally is built into the kernel

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]



On Sun, Feb 26, 2012 at 7:08 PM, Arokux B. <arokux@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Dear all,
>
> I have the following problem. Some functionality can be either built
> into the kernel or it can be build as a module. In the latter case the
> application should load the module.
>
> Is there a general approach to test if specific functionality is built
> statically or as a module?

If available, you can check .config file.
(e.g check if CONFIG_X_OPTION=Y or CONFIG_X_OPTION=m).

thanks,
Daniel.

_______________________________________________
Kernelnewbies mailing list
Kernelnewbies@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
http://lists.kernelnewbies.org/mailman/listinfo/kernelnewbies


[Newbies FAQ]     [Linux Kernel Mentors]     [Linux Kernel Development]     [IETF Annouce]     [Git]     [Networking]     [Security]     [Bugtraq]     [Photo]     [Yosemite]     [MIPS Linux]     [ARM Linux]     [Linux Security]     [Linux Networking]     [Linux RAID]     [Linux SCSI]     [Linux ACPI]

Add to Google Powered by Linux